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Still Alice

Wednesday, Mar. 11, 2015

Richard Glatzer, who co-wrote and directed the Alzheimer's drama "Still Alice" alongside his husband, Wash Westmoreland, while battling ALS, died Tuesday in Los Angeles. He was 63.

Diagnosed in 2011 with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, the...

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Oscar envelopes have been full of surprises over the years, yet one pattern persists: academy voters are moved by affliction.

From 1988 to 1997, eight of the best actor winners had played a character with a mental or physical disability or disease....

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

Julianne Moore didn't know much about Alzheimer's before taking on the role of Dr. Alice Howard.

Adapted from Lisa Genova's bestselling book, the tender and occasionally harrowing drama "Still Alice" tells the story of an accomplished Columbia University linguistics professor who...